The impact of the climate crisis on brain health

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Long-term exposure to air pollution is harmful to human health, causing damage to respiratory and cardiovascular systems. A new study provides evidence that even short-term, relatively low-level air pollution can be detrimental for cognitive function, and suggests the possibility that a commonly used drug might help reduce the harmful effects.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)416-417
Number of pages1
JournalNature Aging
Publication statusPublished - May 2021

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